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Common Name
ANTHRISCUS sylvestris Ravenswing
ANTHRISCUS sylvestris Ravenswing

ANTHRISCUS sylvestris


Black form of the common cow parsley. Self seeding biennial. Ht. 60cm. Sp. 30cm. White flowers April-July. Sun or part shade. Any not bone dry soil.


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Plant Details: ANTHRISCUS sylvestris Ravenswing


Species: sylvestris

Variety: Ravenswing

Common name: Cow Parsley

Family: Umbelliferae

Origin: Britain

Flower colour: White

Flower month: Apr, May, Jun, Jul

Foliage colour: Black

Hardy: Hardy

Soil type: Well drained soil

Aspect: Shade, Part Shade, Sun

Evergreen: Deciduous

Height: 60

Spread: 30

Flower type: Single

Flower style: Dainty Foliage Habit

Leaf colour: Black

Self: NO

Naturalising: YES

Self seeding: YES

Winter grow conditions: O

Compost: P

Year of introduction: YES

Web rating: Michael Loftus rating 8/10

Pot Size: 1.3 litre

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ANTHRISCUS sylvestris Ravenswing photo